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5 THINGS TO DO in BOCA RATON, FLORIDA

Posted by zzz - Lorea Thomson on Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 at 3:18pm.

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BOCA RATON is a spectacular south Florida city with amazing shopping, dining and entertainment. This is a Palm Beach County gem of a city that offers the best in south Florida living and lifestyle. Here are five fun and interesting thing that make Boca Raton a lavish place to live and a super place to visit.

Boca Raton Resort

The Boca Raton Resort is part of the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts by the Hilton Hotels. This exclusive South Florida resort features unparalleled  luxury amenities includnig the Waldorf Astoria Spa, tennis facilities, golfing, a private beach, and other activities including water sports and a marina. 

Sugar Sand Park 

Sugar Sands Park of Boca Raton is 132-acre park comprised of the Children's Science Exploratorium, The Willow Theatre, & the Field House.Exhibits and programs at the Children's Science Exploratorium give children ages 5-12 an opportunity to experience science hands on through its permanent exhibits, camps, and family programs. The WIllow Theatre offers productions for all ages in their 155-seat theatre for viewers, performers, & even those looking to volunteer! The Field House is a 14,000 square foot gymnasium offering classes and tournaments for several sports, houses 2 basketball courts & volleyball courts as well as seating for 400 people. 

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

The Japanese Cultural Center of Morikami, locate din Boca Raton, is home to galleries of Japanese art & artifacts as well as permanent exhibitions. The Museum's Donald B. Gordon Research Library holds over
7,000 volumes of Japanese literature. The Gardens of Morikami compliment the museum with 6 gardens that reflect famous Japanese gardens.

Gumbo Limbo Environmental Complex

The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is part of the Red Reef Park, housing an indoor museum with exhibits, fish and turtle tanks, a gift shop, and a nature trail in the woods with an observation tower. Some events here involve Sea Turtle Nesting Season, studies on the shark sensory perception, as well as salt levels. Popular for its Sea Turtle rehabilitation center, The Gumbo Limbo Environmental Complex is also known for its butterfly garden, as well as its school programs and camps!

Boca Raton Museum of Art

Locate in the heart of Mizner Park, the Boca Raton Museum of Art holds wonderful collections of art in both permanent and traveling exhibitions. Here, visitors can enjoys educational programs, lectures from renowned Artists, as well as events for children.

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